Cordon Rouge Champagne
The most natural way to celebrate
joyful occasions and historic events, Cordon Rouge is
the unrivalled symbol of champagne all over the world.
A true classic with a unique character and irreproachably
consistent taste, its name alone conjures up a whole
world of flavour.
All the richness and finesse of the Mumm vineyard is
expressed in Cordon Rouge. In the late nineteenth century,
this champagne was decorated with the famous red ribbon,
as a tribute to the Légion d'Honneur.
In their new finery, the bottles were presented to
Mumm's best customers. The decoration became the hallmark
of one of the world's most renowned champagnes, Mumm
The robe: a fresh golden yellow with jade tints, an
elegant stream of bubbles rising to form a rich, lively
The nose develops aromas of lemon and grapefruit, with
notes of white peach, apricot and acidulous apple. Lingering
notes of vanilla, dried fruit and honey.
The flavour: complex fresh fruit and caramel flavours
are the mark of a great wine. A touch of acidity and
remarkable length in the mouth make a consistently delightful
77 wines make up this reference champagne. Well-structured,
tonic, elegant and long, Cordon Rouge sums up the spirit,
know-how and dynamism of the Mumm champagne house.
Pinot Noir (45%), rounded and full, structures this
blend with strength and power.
Fruitiness, liveliness and a rustic feel are provided
by Pinot Meunier (25%).
Chardonnay (30%) gives this champagne all its finesse
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Cordon Rouge 1996